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Meaning of “anchorman” in the English Dictionary

"anchorman" in British English

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anchormannoun [C]

uk   /ˈæŋ.kə.mæn/  us   /-kɚ-/ (plural -men uk   /-men/ us   ) US
a man who is the ​mainnewsreader on a ​television or ​radionewsprogramme: The late-night ​currentaffairs show has a new anchorman.
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(Definition of anchorman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"anchorman" in American English

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anchormannoun [C]

 us   /ˈæŋ·kərˌmæn/ (plural anchormen  /ˈæŋ·kərˌmen/ )
a ​maleanchor
(Definition of anchorman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anchorman”
in Chinese (Simplified) (广播、电视节目的)主持人…
in Chinese (Traditional) (廣播、電視節目的)主持人…
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